Shannon RC Reception for FISA World Rowing Delegates.

Last saturday night Shannon Rowing Club hosted a reception for the elite coaches and athletes of World Rowing.They accepted our invitation to come and visit our club and experience our wonderful facilities and hospitality.

All the top coaches from world rowing were in attendance, Great Britain,Australia,Canada,Croatia,Poland,Germany,New Zealand,Ireland,USA,Nederlands,Denmark and many more.Some  good banter was had by all and a few beverages were downed.The craic was mighty and the slagging was good natured and hilarious.

All club members who attended made everyone welcome and the delegates had a great time.

We at Shannon wish them all the very best of luck for the following quadrennial leading up to Rio in 2016.


Message from Captain Kenny Mc Donald:

The leading Coaches and representatives of World rowing attended a reception held by Shannon Rowing Club last night. Coaches of the worlds Dominant Nations in rowing including the Germans , British ,USA , Danish ,Canadian ,New Zealand and more were blown away with our Club house and Facility. I wish to pay credit to all our members who when asked stepped up to the mark and prepared our club for the visit of our distinguished Guests. Saturday 3/11/12 was truly an historic night for SRC.



 Derek Carmody.

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